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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response

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For Immediate Release
March 13, 2020

Jackson, MS ---

The Mississippi Department of Employment Security (MDES) will limit public access to WIN Job Center facilities beginning Monday, March 16, until further notice. MDES is taking this step to help prevent the spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and ensure the safety of staff and the communities served.

Individuals seeking services at WIN Job Centers may still receive assistance by appointment only. Appointments can be made by contacting local WIN Job Centers by phone. Contact information can be found online at Individuals searching for a job can do so by visiting Unemployment Insurance benefits claims can be filed online by visiting, or by calling 1-888-844-3577.

WIN Job Centers will maintain normal business hours and will stay available to the public and those seeking services.

For details or questions on this information, please contact